Possible reason why WWE released 13 NXT stars
As previously noted, WWE released 13 NXT stars on Friday night including Bronson Reed and Mercedes Martinez. Click here for the full list.
Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com noted the following about a possible reason for the releases…
“There has been lots of talk internally of major changes for the NXT brand including a new logo, new lighting, a focus on younger talents and a different format to the TV shows. This housecleaning appears to be part of those changes.”
Desmond Troy was also released from the company…
Life is tough, but it’s about time I got some adversity to see what I’m made of. What a way to start the weekend. Thank you @TripleH and @WWENXT for the opportunity. There’s power in the name and with a name like Denzel Dejournette I can’t and won’t lose! ✌🏾
— Denzel Dejournette (@DesmondTroyWWE) August 7, 2021
"U all made me 10X better"
— Just Different (@swerveconfident) August 7, 2021